Definition of tinkershere in English:

tinkershere

(also tinkershire, tinkasheer)

Pronunciation /ˈtɪŋkəʃɪə/

noun

  • 1British dialect The common guillemot, Uria aalge.

  • 2Canadian The willet, Tringa semipalmata (family Scolopacidae), a large North American shorebird.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Richard Pulteney (1730–1801), botanist and physician. From tinker + an element of unknown origin.